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9032119 Adaptive polling of information from a device  
A capability is provided for adaptive polling of a device based on a set of polling control regions configured to control polling of the device. The set of polling control regions is defined based...
8996759 Multi-chip memory devices and methods of controlling the same  
A multi-chip memory device and a method of controlling the same are provided. The multi-chip memory device includes a first memory chip; and a second memory chip sharing an input/output signal...
8990448 Smart discovery model in a serial attached small computer system topology  
Methods, systems and processor-readable media are disclosed for implementing a “smart” discovery process in a data transfer regime having one or more expanders and one or more initiators. Data...
8918557 SAS expander and method to arbitrate traffic in a redundant expander system  
A SAS expander configured to operate as a SAS expander hub receives IO requests from a plurality of connected SAS expanders. Each SAS expander determines if it is capable of servicing a received...
8843672 Access method, computer and recording medium  
An access method includes: obtaining, by a computer, a result of monitoring a busy rate and a number of access operations per unit time of a storage device, the storage device having a first...
8788722 Method and arrangement handling pluggable modules and operating modes in a media converter system  
A method handling a pluggable module selectable from a plurality of pluggable modules is executable at a media converter system of a network configuration. The method provides for automatically...
8762599 Delegating a poll operation to another device  
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for handling a registration message received from a host processor, where the registration message delegates a poll operation with...
8584244 Computer system and method for scanning computer virus  
According to the present invention, a timeout caused by executing a virus scan is avoided. A computer system has a first computer, a second computer coupled to the first computer, and a storage...
8547564 Image processing apparatus connectable to a plurality of host devices and having a receiver  
An image processing apparatus includes an image forming unit, power supplier, power controller, memory, signal transmission unit and transmission timer. The image forming unit forms an image based...
8538564 Remote user interface for media player  
A portable media player communicates with a host computer for enabling a user of the player to manage media distribution using the control software of the host computer. The host computer can send...
8539485 Polling using reservation mechanism  
A first thread enters a polling loop to wait for a signal from a second thread before processing instructions dependent on the polling loop. When entering the polling loop, the first thread sets a...
8521930 Method and apparatus for scheduling transactions in a host-controlled packet-based bus environment  
Systems and methods schedule periodic and non-periodic transactions in a multi-port bus environment. The method may comprise performing multiple search passes through a first array of endpoints to...
8473647 Methods and apparatus for decreasing power consumption and bus activity  
Methods and apparatus for enhancing efficiency (e.g., reducing power consumption and bus activity) in a data bus. In an exemplary embodiment, a client-driven host device state machine switches...
8473655 Method and apparatus for dividing a single serial enclosure management bit stream into multiple enclosure management bit streams and for providing the respective bit streams to respective midplanes  
A controller is provided that receives a single enclosure management (EM) serial bit stream from an expander or other device and divides the EM serial bit stream into multiple EM serial bit...
8417849 Apparatus and method to adjust a multi-path device reservation  
A method to adjust a multi-path device reservation by supplying a computing device and a storage controller interconnected with a communication link. The method further reserves a data storage...
8417851 Polling of a target register within a peripheral device  
In a disclosed example of a method, a requested value of a target register may be specified as a precondition to performing a requested read or write operation. The requested read or write...
8395481 Apparatus for recognizing radio frequency identification (RFID) and method thereof, and data processing method of RFID  
The present invention relates to an RFID reader and a method thereof, and an RFID data processing method. The RFID reader generates a specific query message to a plurality of RFIDs, receives a...
8384938 Image reading apparatus capable of supporting a plurality of transmission modes and selecting the transmission mode  
An image reading apparatus includes: a reading unit; a transmission unit and a limiting unit. The reading unit is configured to read a document and create image data. The transmission unit...
8364862 Delegating a poll operation to another device  
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for handling a registration message received from a host processor, where the registration message delegates a poll operation with...
8332549 Method and system for implementing parallelism with SCSI I/O referrals  
A method for communication between an initiator system and a block storage cluster may include receiving a first input/output (I/O) request from the initiator system. The method may also include...
8327042 Automatic port accumulation  
In a first embodiment of the present invention, a method for configuring a plurality of input/output (I/O) interconnect switch ports is provided, the method comprising: starting a link training...
8321608 Pool I/O device operation confirmation method and computer system  
In a computer system to which a plurality of I/O devices are connected and a pool I/O device is included therein, a periodical operation confirmation is performed on a pool I/O device to be used...
8312183 Bus port power management  
For one disclosed embodiment, an apparatus comprises a display and a circuit. The circuit has a first port to be coupled to communicate over data lines with a Universal Serial Bus (USB) port of a...
8285909 Hardware assisted endpoint idleness detection for USB host controllers  
In some embodiments, an electronic apparatus comprises at least one memory module, and a universal serial bus (USB) host controller coupled to the memory, wherein the USB host controller...
8266343 Systems and methods for automated sensor polling  
A device may include polling logic configured to store a table of received addresses, sequentially receive sensor data from each address in the table via a serial data bus, store the sensor data...
8166548 Computer system and method for scanning computer virus  
According to the present invention, a timeout caused by executing a virus scan is avoided. A computer system has a first computer, a second computer coupled to the first computer, and a storage...
8131892 Storage apparatus and a data management method employing the storage apparatus  
A storage apparatus is provided that is capable of reducing data maintenance management costs with a performance that is both highly reliable and fast. The present invention is storage apparatus...
8121595 Adaptive polling of wireless devices  
In a wireless network, the decision of when and whether to send unsolicited polls to a particular mobile wireless device may be made by monitoring communications conditions affecting the ability...
8077015 Method for waking a device in response to a wireless network activity  
A method and a system for data transmission between a first electronic device and a second electronic device, wherein the second electronic device is in a sleep mode. Transmission of data between...
8028104 Method and system for polling multifunction devices based on performance criteria  
A method and system suitable for grouping a plurality of multifunction devices (MFDs), the system including a storage station for storing information gathered from the plurality of MFDs by...
8024499 Systems and methods for automated sensor polling  
A device may include polling logic configured to store a table of received addresses, sequentially receive sensor data from each address in the table via a serial data bus, store the sensor data...
8006005 Centralized polling service  
A centralized polling system is set forth for providing constant time select call functionality to a plurality of polling tasks in an operating system kernel. In one aspect, the CPS registers for...
8001283 Efficient, scalable and high performance mechanism for handling IO requests  
A system, apparatus and method for managing input/output requests in a multi-processor system is disclosed. An IO coherence unit includes an IO request handler, a variable size transaction table,...
7899951 Communication network having a plurality of bridging nodes which transmits a polling message with backward learning technique to determine communication pathway  
An apparatus and a method for routing data in a radio data communication system having one or more host computers, one or more intermediate base stations, and one or more RF terminals organizes...
7876870 Data streaming for non-DMA digital computing devices  
High-speed data streams are exchanged between two digital computing devices one or both of which lacks DMA. Data transfers are performed by the devices using High-Level Datalink Control (HDLC)...
7849251 Hardware assisted endpoint idleness detection for USB host controllers  
In some embodiments, an electronic apparatus comprises at least one memory module, and a universal serial bus (USB) host controller coupled to the memory, wherein the USB host controller...
7805550 Management of polling loops in a data processing apparatus  
A data processing apparatus and method are provided for managing polling loops. The data processing apparatus comprises a main processing unit and a subsidiary processing unit operable to perform...
7793015 Method and apparatus for data rate control  
Methods and apparatus for rate control are provided. An isochronous circuit controls data transmission between a first device and a second device. The first device outputs a set of data packets to...
7779178 Method and apparatus for application/OS triggered low-latency network communications  
A data buffer that is a target for data received over a communication channel is examined, and a device associated with the communication channel is polled, to find, process, and return data...
7779108 Network printer management system, method, and computer readable medium for managing a plurality of network printers including a printer directly connected to a networked personal computer device  
According to an aspect of the invention, there is provided a device management system, which comprises a first device connected to a network, an information processing device connected to the...
7774531 Allocating processor resources during speculative execution using a temporal ordering policy  
One embodiment provides a system which uses a temporal ordering policy for allocation of limited processor resources. The system starts by executing instructions for a program during a...
7719708 Secured release method and system for transmitting and imaging a print job in which a security attribute in the print job header will prevent acceptance of subsequent data packets until a user performs authentication on the imaging device  
An effective method for securing the release of the transmission, rendering, and outputting of an imaging/print job at an imaging device, for imaging/print jobs that originate in traditional...
7634595 Method for suspending a discovery process, saving the state of the discovery process, and resuming the discovery process during a distributed copy operation  
Described is a distributed copying technique that may be used in migrating large amounts of data from one or more source devices to one or more destination devices. The data source is divided into...
7552246 Communication network having a plurality of bridging nodes which transmit a beacon to terminal nodes in power saving state that it has messages awaiting delivery  
An apparatus and a method for routing data in a radio data communication system having one or more host computers, one or more intermediate base stations, and one or more RF terminals organizes...
7526598 Efficient flash memory device driver  
A driver for a data storage device includes an access command and a verification command. The access command initiates an access (write, erase or read) of the data storage device while allowing a...
7506082 Data transferring system using USB and method thereof  
Data is transferred from a terminal to a computer over a USB cable. This is accomplished when the terminal transmits a control signal to the computer through a control line of a USB cable based on...
7483897 System and method for harvesting of data from peripheral devices  
A system and method harvest data from at least one device, by canvassing the devices and tracking which canvassed devices yielded harvested data and then repeating such canvassing and tracking...
7379418 Method for ensuring system serialization (quiesce) in a multi-processor environment  
A method of ensuring system serialization in a multiprocessor multi-nodal environment is used to force all processors in a multiprocessor environment to temporarily suspend operations while one...
7359782 Vehicular impact reactive system and method  
System and method for reacting to an expected impact involving a vehicle including an anticipatory sensor system for determining that an impact involving the vehicle is about to occur prior to the...
7340539 Device connected to a bus for storing information utilized to allocate priority to data stored in storage device and method for operating the device  
A device that is connected to a bus can transmit data to one or more other devices and/or can receive data from other devices, through the bus, includes storage (i.e., memories or memory areas) in...

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